Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management Office (PMO)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 226 221
Rank change year-on-year +40 -5 +54
Permanent jobs citing PMO 30 100 124
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.71% 0.99% 1.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.81% 8.07% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 89 109
Median annual salary £51,250 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £42,925 £29,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £59,625 £55,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.17%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 516 1,239 1,362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.14% 12.31% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 362 904 1,006
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,825 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PMO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PMO in the South West.

Salary trend for PMO in the South West

PMO
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing PMO in the South West over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for PMO in the South West

PMO
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the South West region over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +63 14 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Wiltshire +28 7 £52,500 +8.25%
Gloucestershire +57 5 £52,500 +40.00%
Dorset +42 2 £52,500 +61.54%
Devon +16 1 £67,500 +91.49%
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, IT jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PMO.

1 21 (70.00%) Project Management
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (43.33%) Finance
4 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
5 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (23.33%) Change Management
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Project
6 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
7 6 (20.00%) JIRA
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) Public Sector
8 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
9 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
9 4 (13.33%) DSDM
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (13.33%) Project Delivery
10 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (10.00%) SAP
10 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.00%) Electronics
10 3 (10.00%) Marketing
10 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (6.67%) Release Management
11 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Public Sector
3 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.00%) Electronics
4 3 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Billing
5 1 (3.33%) Local Government
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Engineering Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Programme Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) ICT Manager
6 1 (3.33%) ICT Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Project Management
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
4 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (23.33%) Change Management
5 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.33%) DSDM
8 4 (13.33%) Project Delivery
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (6.67%) Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Product Management
10 2 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com